Dr. Carolina Villanueva attended the University of El Salvador in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where she earned her medical degree in 1996. She then completed her Pediatric Residency and Fellowship in Neonatology in 2002, at Hospital Frances in Buenos Aires, Argentina. In 2003, she moved to Miami with her husband. She then continued her training at the University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital where she completed her second Pediatric Residency in 2006.
Dr Villanueva was Board Certified in 2008. She has experience in Neonatal Intensive Care, where she worked in multiple NICU settings early in her career. Her special interests include newborn babies and the care and follow up of ex-premature babies.
She has been in private practice working as an attending physician since 2006, caring for the children and families of the community that she loves and is and part of.
Dr. Villanueva is very passionate about her work with children and adolescents. Her approach to medicine ensures all patients receive the attention they deserve on every visit.
She currently lives in Key Biscayne with her husband and two children. She loves to travel, spend time with her family, and friends, and participate in outdoor activities.